SAILS Digital History Collections

The Old Stone Weir, Stump River, Halifax, Massachusetts

Title

The Old Stone Weir, Stump River, Halifax, Massachusetts

Subject

Stone Weir (Halifax, Mass.)
Snake River (Halifax, Mass.)
Monponsett Pond (Halifax, Mass.)

Description

Stone Weir marks the crossing on Snake River on the first Indian Trail through this region. The fording place is on the stream that runs through Halifax from Monponsett Pond to Robbins Pond. Today the water is dammed at Stone Weir to raise the level of Monponsett Pond and permit a reverse runoff to Silver Lake.

Format

Black-and-white photographs

Type

Still Image

Identifier

78_03_0307

Original Format

Black-and-white photographs

Files

Citation

“The Old Stone Weir, Stump River, Halifax, Massachusetts,” SAILS Digital History Collections, accessed December 22, 2014, http://sailsinc.omeka.net/items/show/1479.